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  • Minister defends oil and gas exploration in Okavango

    Feb 27, 2021 | 13:56 pm

    The move by the government of Botswana has attracted backlash from environmentalists with fears that such activities will temper with the Okavango ...

  • Tebogo to get P10,000 for breaking 100m record

    Feb 27, 2021 | 04:56 am

    Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) vice president, Oabona Theetso said there was no cash reward from their end as well. However, he lauded the ...

  • Football closer to a return

    Feb 27, 2021 | 04:56 am

    Football is inching ever close to a return as the Botswana Football Association (BFA) has given assurances that all the requirements for a return have ...

  • BFA CEO hunt, what's the kill target?

    Feb 27, 2021 | 04:56 am

    The Botswana Football Association (BFA) is out in the unpredictable thickets of the job market in search of a new Chief Executive Officer. The search is ...

  • Motorsport postpones season opener

    Feb 27, 2021 | 04:56 am

    ... to wait a week longer to see their favourite speed masters return to the track after the Botswana Motor Sport (BMS) season opener was postponed.

  • Karate hosting prospects look gloom

    Feb 27, 2021 | 04:56 am

    The Botswana Karate Association's (BOKA) prospects of hosting the Commonwealth Karate Championships in 2023 appear gloom due to lack of ...

  • BFA loses out on P120m academy

    Feb 27, 2021 | 04:56 am

    The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has lost out on a multi-million, world-class football academy after investors in the project withdrew, citing the ...

  • Nam, Botswana Desal Project Gathers Steam

    Feb 26, 2021 | 14:51 pm

    [New Era] Namibia and Botswana yesterday reaffirmed their initial plans to jointly set up a multi-billion-dollar pipeline that would draw water from the Atlantic Ocean that will be shared as desalinated water by both countries.

  • Namibia and Botswana Could Partner On Desalination

    Feb 26, 2021 | 12:16 pm

    [Namibian] Namibia and Botswana have elevated plans to partner on a desalination project which could provide the two drought-stricken neighbouring countries with water.

  • Botswana records increase in work permits

    Feb 26, 2021 | 09:03 am

    The latest figures from the government data collecting agency, Statistics Botswana, show that during the second quarter of last year, the number of ...

  • Centenarian Defiles a 12-Year-Old

    Feb 25, 2021 | 11:22 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -- Police in Bobonong are investigating a case in which a 101-year-old man of Molalatau is accused of defiling his 12-year-old great grandchild.

  • Farm Earns Kudos for Youth Scheme

    Feb 24, 2021 | 11:07 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Letlhakeng -- Chengeta Farm, located along Molepolole-Thebephatshwa road, has been praised for introducing an initiative to help the youth kick-start farming projects.

  • Letshwiti Vies for CAF Position

    Feb 24, 2021 | 11:06 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Botswana Football Association (BFA) president, Maclean Letshwiti, says good governance, which encompasses integrity, transparency and accountability is inevitable for football administrators.

  • Cycling Body Announces Rules Amendment

    Feb 24, 2021 | 11:04 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Cycling's world governing body, Union Cycliste International (UCI), recently announced a range of amended rider safety rules ahead of the new season to improve rider safety.

  • Table Tennis Association Hosts Invitational Tourney

    Feb 24, 2021 | 10:31 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Botswana Table Tennis Association (BTTA) will host an invitational tournament slated for Botswana National Youth Council training halls in Gaborone on February 27.

  • Negligence Not Cause of Soaring Covid-19 Deaths

    Feb 24, 2021 | 10:29 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Patients admitted at Sir Ketumile Masire Teaching Hospital did not die due to lack of proper care but because of deteriorating health as a result of complications emanating from underlying conditions, Professor Mosepele Mosepele has[…]

  • China Pledges Vaccine

    Feb 24, 2021 | 10:25 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- China has promised Botswana a consignment of Sinopharm vaccine for COVID-19, President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi has revealed.

  • Local Students Get Reprieve in Botswana

    Feb 23, 2021 | 15:27 pm

    [New Zimbabwe] The government of Botswana has given a reprieve to Zimbabwean refugees who are pursuing various courses in the country's institutions of higher learning to complete their studies.

  • Be Export Centric

    Feb 18, 2021 | 16:31 pm

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Businesses accommodated in Local Enterprise Authority's (LEA) Kutla Incubator have been urged to ensure quality products meeting market standards.

  • Botswana Stock Exchange Adopts Kareng Primary

    Feb 18, 2021 | 13:41 pm

    [Botswana Daily News] Kareng -- Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) has entered into a three-year partnership with Kareng Primary School in the North West District through the Adopt-a-School initiative in an effort to improve the standard of learning.

  • Agreement Presents Plethora of Opportunities

    Feb 18, 2021 | 09:14 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), which came into operation on January 1, presents Botswana with many opportunities to exploit its huge potential for industrial growth.

  • Namibia, Botswana Cement Friendship

    Feb 17, 2021 | 15:53 pm

    [New Era] The International relations executive director Ambassador Penda Naanda has said the 6th Session of the Namibia-Botswana Permanent

  • Rural Based Officers Deserve to Be Rewarded

    Feb 16, 2021 | 10:25 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Mokobaxane -- Public servants who work in rural areas deserve to be rewarded for their selfless dedication to service, says Vice President Slumber Tsogwane.

  • Covid-19 Vaccine Expected in Few Months - Tsogwane

    Feb 16, 2021 | 10:22 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Xhumo -- Botswana's COVID-19 vaccine order is expected to be delivered in a few months' time, Vice President Slumber Tsogwane has revealed.

  • Farmer Reaps Benefits of New System

    Feb 16, 2021 | 10:15 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Maun -- Hainaveld commercial farmer, Mr Sekeletu Sekeletu believes that if done properly, the beef industry can contribute significantly to the country's economy, just like the tourism sector.

  • E-Services in Offing

    Feb 16, 2021 | 09:57 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Preparations are at an advanced stage for the roll out of eight e-Services to the general public before the end of this month.

  • Private Sector Support Rekindles Self-Reliance

    Feb 15, 2021 | 10:18 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Private sector support has rekindled the spirit of self-reliance which is one of Botswana's founding national principles.

  • Team Hands Over Report

    Feb 15, 2021 | 10:17 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- A joint task team mandated to review school sport has handed over the final report to ministries of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development and Basic Education.

  • Rain Dumpens Farmers' High Spirits

    Feb 12, 2021 | 12:19 pm

    [Botswana Daily News] Xhurube -- Recent downpours have turned some arable farmers' dreams of a bumper harvest into utter misery.

  • BCL,Tati Nickel Under Liquidation

    Feb 12, 2021 | 12:16 pm

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Mr Lefoko Moagi says BCL Group of Companies, comprising BCL Limited, BCL Investments and Tati Nickel Mining Company were placed under provisional liquidation by the High[…]

  • Education Official Alleges Deliberate Spreading of Covid-19 By Learners

    Feb 12, 2021 | 12:09 pm

    [Botswana Daily News] Masunga -- A North East District education official has alleged that Masunga Senior Secondary School learners were deliberately spreading coronavirus.

  • Amrouche Calls Provisional Squad

    Feb 12, 2021 | 11:03 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- The Zebras' provisional squad reported for camp on Tuesday to prepare for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers clash against Zimbabwe, to be played next month.

  • Lack of Compliance Leads to Upsurge in Cases

    Feb 12, 2021 | 11:02 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Tsabong -- Lack of compliance to COVID-19 protocols reportedly led to an upsurge of cases in a short space of time in Kgalagadi District.

  • Purchase Not Current

    Feb 12, 2021 | 09:32 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- Procurement of armoured vehicles for the President's security and Office of the President refurbishment took place before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vice President Slumber Tsogwane told Parliament yesterday.

  • Mining in Full Steam

    Feb 11, 2021 | 11:11 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi says the Mining Indaba initiative is of paramount importance to Botswana.

  • Ministry Welcomes Decision to Prioritise Tender Cases

    Feb 11, 2021 | 11:08 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -- The Ministry of Infrastructure and Housing Development has welcomed the Administration of Justice's decision to treat as urgent all public tender related cases before the High Court.

  • Kalakamati Appreciates Desilting of Village Dam

    Feb 11, 2021 | 10:59 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Kalakamati -- Kalakamati residents, who stay outside the village, have given the village dam a new lease of life through desilting.

  • Lotsane Dam Over 90% Full

    Feb 11, 2021 | 10:45 am

    [Botswana Daily News] Palapye -- The 42.35 million cubic capacity Lotsane Dam near Maunatlala is said to be over 90 per cent full.

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